Thursday, May 14
8 — 9:30 a.m.
aggressive fireground tactics? or educated and aggressive fireground tactics
Todays fireground is constantly changing. With that our tactics need to change. Can we be more aggressive and educated? This class will review some of the most the recent work from the UL-FSRI. This class will provide you with information to understand how the science from research can help make you more aggressive and more affective on the fire ground. We will review the most recent data from the Fire Attack study 2017 and how we can implement the data into our everyday decision making on the fire ground.
INSTRUCTOR: Fire Captain Chad Christensen has been a member of the Los Angeles County Fire Department for 20 years. He assisted with the development of the fire behavior curriculum currently being taught to the LACoFD. He also serves on the Fire Behavior Committee as one of the lead fire behavior and fire dynamics instructors. Additionally he is a California State Certified Senior instructor for Live Fire Training. He is currently on the UL-FSRI Coordinated Fire attack panel and was a member of the UL-FSRI fire attack technical panel. He has taught Hands on Training at Firehouse Expo Nashville and FDIC since 2015